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Eric P. Newman Archives

Eric P. Newman, numismatic scholar, was born in St. Louis in 1911. The Newman archives include papers from the estate of Burdette G. Johnson, a St. Louis dealer active in the first half of the 20th century. Newman further maintained personal correspondence files with hundreds of individuals beginning in the 1930s and extending into the 2010s. Newman also created research files on a variety of topics with particular focus on the pre-Federal era numismatics.

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Eric P. Newman Archives
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Twenty invoices from B.G. Johnson to New Netherlands Coin Co. organized chronologically for the year 1940. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
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A collection of forty-three invoices from B.G. Johnson to H.M.F. Schulman, organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices, Declaration of Independence
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A collection of twenty-four invoices from B.G. Johnson to James Kelly organized chronologically for the year 1945. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
Eric P. Newman Archives
by Johnson, Burdette G.; Ash, Michael
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One invoice from B.G. Johnson to Michael Ash from the year 1940. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
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A collection of thirty-seven invoices from B.G. Johnson to Stack organized chronologically for the year 1942. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
Correspondence between Eric Newman and various members of the International Numismatic Society on the topic of their Authentication Bureau. The following materials are loose items found in the correspondence which may or may not have been scanned depending on date published: The Fall 1981 edition of Numorum, pamphlet for The International Numismatic Society.
Topics: Numismatics, Correspondence, Conventions, Milbank, Samuel R., Seymour, Dexter
Eric P. Newman Archives
by Burdette G. Johnson
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Part one of Burdette G. Johnson's estate inventory, 1948.
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A collection of 17 invoices from B.G. Johnson to A. Kosoff, organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of five invoices from B.G. Johnson to the American Numismatic Society organized chronologically for the year 1940. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of twenty-seven invoices from B.G. Johnson to H.M.F. Schulman organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Correspondence between Eric Newman and William F. Anton, Jr., on a wide variety of topics, including trading coins, research projects, photographing and authenticating coins and bank notes. Particular topics include New Jersey cents, St. Patrick Farthings; Immune Colombia Coins, Colonial currency and more. Included in the correspondence but not scanned: Clipping from an article in the New Jersey Tercentenary Tales, dated April 4, 1963, with an article titled "Wampum Mint Made Family...
Topics: Numismatics, Correspondence, Anton, William F, New Jersey cents, Coins, copper, Colonial bank...
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A collection of ninety-two invoices from B.G. Johnson to Thomas L. Elder organized chronologically for the year 1942. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
Eric P. Newman Archives
by Newcomber, Waldo; Newman, Eric P.
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Typed inventory
Topics: Archival resources, Coins, American, Numismatics
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A collection of twenty-four invoices from B.G. Johnson to H.M.F. Schulman organized chronologically for the year 1944. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of thirteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to A. Kosoff organized chronologically for the year 1945. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of sixty-four invoices from B.G. Johnson to Thomas L. Elder, organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of thirty-six invoices from B.G. Johnson to H.M.F. Schulman organized chronologically for the year 1942. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of eighteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to James Macallister organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
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A collection of fourteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to James Kelly organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
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A collection of fifteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to Arthur B. Kelley organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
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A collection of thirteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to A. Kosoff, organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of eighteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to T.C. Brandts organized chronologically for the year 1945. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of ten invoices from B.G. Johnson to Holger Jorgensen organized chronologically for the year 1945. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of thirty-nine invoices from B.G. Johnson to Thomas L. Elder organized chronologically for the year 1944. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of four invoices from B.G. Johnson to Mortimer Hammel organized chronologically for the year 1945. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Five years worth or correspondence centered around the purchasing of several revolving display cases by EPN. Included in the correspondence but not scanned: 1) Coin World article dated March 30, 1961, titled "Sidney Smith Endorses Case".
Topics: Numismatics, Correspondence, Invoices, Promotional materials, Display cases, Berg Company,...
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by Eric P. Newman
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Topics: Numismatics, Bank notes, Tokens, Trades, British copper half pence, American medals, Coloma Ingot,...
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A collection of nineteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to Wayte Raymond organized chronologically for the year 1942. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Correspondence between Eric Newman and Walter H. Breen discussing various coins, publications and their research. Correspondents include Walter H. Breen, Stuart Mosher, George C. Miles. The following materials are loose items found in the correspondence which may or may not have been scanned depending on date published: 1) Coin envelopes.
Topics: Numismatics, Correspondence, Imitation coins, Fugio cents
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A collection of sixteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to James Kelly organized chronologically for the year 1942. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Eric P. Newman's undergraduate thesis at MIT, part 1.
Topics: Numismatics, MIT
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by Johnson, Burdette G.; Stack's; Stack, J.B.
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A collection of sixteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to Stack's (Messrs. Stack, J.B. Stack) organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of twenty-one invoices from B.G. Johnson to B. Max Mehl, organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Topics: Archival resources, Numismatics, Coins, Connecticut
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Twenty-three invoices from B.G. Johnson to Hans M.F. Schulman organized chronologically for the year 1940. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of six invoices from B.G. Johnson to George Birkland organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Correspondence between Eric Newman and Michael Crawforth, mostly about researching and acquiring coin registers, counters, and other machinery related to counting and sorting coins. The following materials are loose items found in the correspondence which may or may not have been scanned depending on date published: 1) Seaby Coin and Medal Bulletin
Topics: Numismatics, Crawforth, Michael, Crawforth, Diana, Manton, Colin, Gregory, Peggy, Counterfeit...
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A collection of nine invoices from B.G. Johnson to F.C.C. Boyd organized chronologically for the year 1945. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Correspondence between Eric Newman and Ray Byrne mostly discussing Jamaican coins.
Topics: Numismatics, Jamaican coins, Byrne, Ray, Correspondence
Item description reads:"Apparently the largest known die interlock in numismatics: 57 obverses of 1787, 13 obverses of 1788 of which 4 were identical to those included in 1787 group (net total 66 obverses), 55 reverses of 1787, 10 reverses of 1788 (total 65 reverses)"
Topics: Coins, Archival resources, Main Die interlock
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A collection of six invoices from B.G. Johnson to Nelson T. Thorson, organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of thirty-three invoices from B.G. Johnson to Mortimer Hammel, organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Eric P. Newman's MIT undergraduate thesis, part 3.
Topics: Numismatics, MIT
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A collection of forty-four invoices from B.G. Johnson to Mortimer Hammel organized chronologically for the year 1942. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Ten invoices from B.G. Johnson to B. Max Mehl organized chronologically for the year 1940. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of forty invoices from B.G. Johnson to H.M.F. Schulman organized chronologically for the year 1945. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of twenty invoices from B.G. Johnson to Pvt. Robert Friedberg organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of nine invoices from B.G. Johnson to William A. Gaede organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Correspondence between Eric and Evelyn Newman and Etienne and Jill Dreyfous.
Topics: Numismatics, U.S. Mint, Dreyfous, Etienne, Dreyfous, Jill, Correspondence
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A collection of thirty-three invoices from B.G. Johnson to Norman Shultz organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of twelve invoices from B.G. Johnson to O.B. Windau organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Correspondence between Eric Newman and Clyde Hubbard on the topic of early Mexican bank notes and coins. The following materials are loose items found in the correspondence which may or may not have been scanned depending on date published: 1) Photocopy of "A Manual of Gold and Silver Coins of All Nations, Struck Within the Past Century" by Jacob R. Eckfeldt and William E. DuBois. 2) Photocopies of four pages from an unidentified book, including tables listing Mexican coins. 3)...
Topics: Numismatics, Correspondence, Hubbard, Clyde, Margo, Angel, Coins, Mexican
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A collection of fourteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to F.C.C. Boyd, organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of eighteen invoices from B.G. Johnson to James Kelly organized chronologically for the year 1944. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of five invoices from B.G. Johnson to I. Snyderman, organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Twenty years worth of correspondence, xeroxed banknotes, etc., between EPN and Christian Blom.
Topics: Numismatics, Bank notes, Research, Blom, Christian, Correspondence
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Fifty-Three invoices from B.G. Johnson to Thomas L. Elder organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of three invoices from B.G. Johnson to Numismatic Gallery organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Two invoices from B.G. Johnson to Loyd B. Gettys from the year 1946. Digitization represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of ten invoices from B.G. Johnson to J.B. Peddle, organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of seventy-one invoices from B.G. Johnson to F.K. Saab, organized chronologically for the year 1941. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of thirty invoices from B.G. Johnson to T.C. Brandts organized chronologically for the year 1944. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of five invoices from B.G. Johnson to J.V. McDermott organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Two invoices from B.G. Johnson to F.K. Saab from the year 1947. Digitization represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
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A collection of twenty-eight invoices from B.G. Johnson to James Kelly, organized chronologically for the year 1940. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Two invoices from B.G. Johnson to Nelson Thorson from the year 1946. Digitization represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of seven invoices from B.G. Johnson to William A. Gaede organized chronologically for the year 1942. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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A collection of sixty-five invoices from B.G. Johnson to F.K. Saab, organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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by Johnson, Burdette G.; Ward, Philip H.
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One invoice from B.G. Johnson to Philip H. Ward from the year 1943. Digitization represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
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A collection of eight invoices from B.G. Johnson to Alvin M. Beckman, organized chronologically for the year 1943. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices
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Correspondence between Eric Newman and Grover C. Criswell on a wide variety of topics, ranging from Confederate currency, proof reading manuscripts (Newman reading Criswell's work), ordering a large number of acetate coins folders, trading and purchasing coins, bank notes, medals and more. Correspondents include: Grover C. Criswell, Phillip Rochlin, Clarence Lee Criswell, Larry Marsh
Topics: Numismatics, Confederate coins, Missouri bank notes, Tokens, Medals, Bank notes, Coins,...
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Correspondence between several people and Eric Newman, mostly on the topic of PNG Convention in Chicago on March 5-7, 1965. Correspondents include John J. Ford, Jr., Q. David Bowers, Richard Picker, Kenneth E. Bressett, Benjamin C. Dreiske, Donald P. Taxay, Sol Kaplan, A. Kosoff, Leo A. Young, Peter J. Rosa. The following materials are loose items found in the correspondence which may or may not have been scanned depending on date published: 1) Page Forty- Seven Coin World, dated Oct 28, 1964...
Topics: Numismatics, Correspondence, Pickwick Coin, Colonial currency, Counterfeits
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A collection of twenty-two invoices from B.G. Johnson to Brandts (Celina Coin Co.) organized chronologically for the year 1946. Digitization only represents the text portion of each document, and in most cases, the back side is not represented.
Topics: Numismatics, Archival resources, Invoices